Welcome to the ENEE 417, Microelectronics Design Laboratory, Spring 2010, home page of R. Newcomb

  • Course Description (417desS10.pdf) here

  • Course Time Schedule (417timS10.pdf) here

  • Course Paper Choices updated 04/16/10 (417_S10_pprs.pdf) here

  • Paper Presentation Schedules updated 03/29/10(prsnsignS10.pdf) here

  • Oral Presentation Information (prsntreq.doc) here

  • paper description (417pprdes.doc) here

  • Design Report Grading Form (ee417rpt_grd.doc) here

  • ------- Weekly Experiments ------
  • Week #1 & 2 familiarization with lab, LabView, DAQ (weeks_1_2S10.pdf) here

  • Weeks #3-#4 Op-amp curve tracer, MAGIC [shift 1 week due to snow] (weeks_3_4S10.pdf) here

  • Weeks #5-#6 Astable Multivibrator & Ring Oscillator designs and vlsi layout; correction to bicmos12.lib 03/08/10 (weeks_5_6S10.pdf) here

  • Weeks #7 Active components (R, L, C); catch up (week_7S10.pdf) here

  • Weeks #8-12 Base Paper designs (weeks_8-12.pdf) here

  • Guide to use of E. L. Tan curve tracer virtual instrument (ELTan_Guide_RWN.pdf) here

  • LabView curve tracer vi of E.L.Tan_RWN updated for LabVIEW 8.0 09/18/06 (ELTan_curve_RWN.vi) here

  • LabVIEW to control oscilloscope; guide of Y. Zhao (guide_read_waveforms.pdf) here

  • LabVIEW to print curves from X. He (XHHE_use_labview.pdf) here

  • DAQ pins (DAC_pins.pdf) here

  • LabVIEW Quick Reference (LV_quickref.pdf) here

    The files cross listed below have various items of interest for the course.
  • Microsystems Lab VLSI design page here

    Contains Spice models, MAGIC Layout tutorial, VLSI examples

    URL address, this page: http://www.ece.umd.edu/~newcomb/courses/spring2010/417/ENEE417_spring2010.html